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Novelle Spicer


Novelle Kyles Spicer, age 85, of Texarkana, Texas, died Tuesday, April 7, 2020, in a local nursing facility.

Mrs. Spicer was born November 22, 1934, in Bowie County, Texas. She was a homemaker who enjoyed cooking for and taking care of her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Spicer; daughter, Resa Jones and granddaughter, Stephanie Spicer.

Survivors include two sons, Michael Spicer and wife, Gail of Texarkana and Harold Spicer of Texarkana; four grandchildren, Randall Spicer, Chris Spicer, Daniel Jones, Joseph Jones; three great-grandchildren, Beth Spicer, Lily Spicer, and Allie Spicer; three sisters, Geneva Smith of Texarkana, Joann Glover of Texarkana and Loana Hopkins of Hooks, Texas; along with other relatives.

Due to the current health situation, services are limited to a small private gathering. Interment will be in Red Lick Cemetery.


For those who wish to come by the funeral home, the body will lie in state from 12 pm- 5 pm Wednesday and from 8 am- 5 pm Thursday at Chapelwood Funeral Home.


Guests may sign the online guestbook at


Bowie County Citizens Tribune

139 E.N. Front Street
New Boston, Texas 75570